After participating in this educational activity, attendees should be able to:
- Review pathogenesis and treatment recommendations for ventilator associated pneumonia (VAP)
- Discuss previous trials evaluating the duration of treatment for VAP
- Analyze a new trial determining duration of treatment for pseudomonas aeruginosa VAP
Brooke Broczkowski, PharmD
PGY2 Infectious Diseases Pharmacy Resident
Baystate Medical Center
The design and content of Baystate Continuing Interprofessional Education (CE) activities support quality improvement in healthcare and provide fair and balanced views of therapeutic options. Any relevant financial relationships are mitigated prior to the educational activity.
None of the planners or faculty for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
In support of improving patient care, Baystate Health is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
- 1.00 ACPE Contact Hours
- 1.00 BCIPE Instructional Hours